Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
Consumer Reports: Your info at risk everywhere - Hartford Courant ... every corner of modern life, each consumer has vulnerabilities, according to Consumer Reports. ... a hack of Evernote exposed the user names ... 08/29/2014 - 3:43 pm | View Link
Outlet Mall shopping secrets - Fox 5 Atlanta WAGA ... from clothes to housewares on brand names that are ... Let's start with this from Consumer Reports . The product reviewer says that as much as ... 08/29/2014 - 12:10 pm | View Link
REG-Kings Arms Yard VCT PLC: Half-yearly report - Reuters Kings Arms Yard VCT KAY Kings Arms Yard VCT PLC: Half-yearly report ... - Digital Look 08/29/2014 - 11:30 am | View Link
Pondering the Summers of 2012 and 2014 - Safe Haven Consumer prices rose 0.3% in August from a year earlier after a 0.4 ... years, will not be part of the new team Hollande names tomorrow after he 08/29/2014 - 11:29 am | View Link
Circle Interchange renamed in honor of former Mayor Jane Byrne - Chicago Tribune ... the day as radio traffic reports regularly give ... in the honorary pantheon with names attached to ... relatively obscure Department of ... 08/29/2014 - 7:30 am | View Link
Consumer Reports names Saint Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor one of the top 15 U.S. hospitals for heart surgery ANN ARBOR – St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor was named one of the top 15 hospitals in the country in Consumer Reports first-ever rating of hospitals in heart surgery. 07/12/2014 - 7:44 am | View Link
One Quarter of the S&P 500 Reports the Week of July 14 Earnings Season kicks into high gear next week, with the Big Banks and Tech dominating most of the week as the Industrials start to roll out on Friday. 07/11/2014 - 10:18 pm | View Link
10 Best Fast Food Restaurants in America There are a few surprises on the Consumer Reports’ list this year of the best fast food restaurants in America – and a few names that are not that well known nationally. These priorities when choosing a destination for grabbing a quick bite emerged in Consumer Reports’ most recent ranking of our nation’s fast food restaurants. The less ubiquitous fast food restaurants and the regional ones were ... 07/3/2014 - 11:15 am | View Link
Where can diners get the best fast food burgers? A new Consumer Reports survey of customers reveals where diners can eat the best and worst fast food burgers. 07/2/2014 - 5:39 pm | View Link
McDonald’s, Taco Bell, KFC named ‘worst tasting’ in Consumer Reports survey McDonald's and Taco Bell are among the biggest restaurant chains in the world, but US customers largely prefer smaller, hipper chains like In-N-Out and Chipotle, according to a new Consumer Reports survey. 07/2/2014 - 1:30 pm | View Link
Consumer Reports Names Best Greek Yogurt Consumer Reports just tested more than two dozen Greek yogurts to find the best. Yogurt continues to grow in popularity. Sales now top 7 billion dollars a year. A lot of the latest growth is propelled by Greek-style yogurt. Consumer Reports just tested ... 08/28/2014 - 8:34 am | View Link
Consumer Reports names Ram diesel best pickup AUBURN HILLS (WKZO) -- A combination of toughness and fuel efficiency is what makes Chrysler's Ram 1500 the best full-size pickup truck on the market according to "Consumer Reports." The Ram with the V-6 EcoDiesel engine outscored Ford and Chevrolet in the ... 08/27/2014 - 4:25 pm | View Link
Consumer Reports names the 23 worst used cars to buy The annual Consumer Reports auto issue is out, and among all of its suggestions for the best vehicles in just about every class is a list of what it says is the worst used cars and trucks you can buy. Based on a survey of its subscribers, the collection ... 03/12/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Consumer Reports names Tesla top pick in annual car rankings Consumer Reports named the Tesla Motors Model S electric car the best vehicle on the road Tuesday. The magazine called the luxury sports sedan its top pick of all 2014 model year autos. This was the first time since 2010 that Consumer Reports named a top ... 02/25/2014 - 4:42 am | View Link
Shopping for a new car? Consumer Reports names Toyota Prius as best, Nissan Armada as worst for new-car value Not much has changed in the new car market it seems. Green car golden child Toyota Prius once again tops the charts of new-car value, according to Consumer Reports’ annual analysis. It’s the second year running for hot hybrid to hold the list’s top ... 12/17/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
Consumer Expenditure Survey The Consumer Expenditure Survey (CE) program consists of two surveys, the Quarterly Interview Survey and the Diary Survey, that provide information on the buying ... 08/29/2014 - 8:26 pm | View Website
Ripoff Report | Scams, reviews, complaints, lawsuits and ... Victim of a consumer Rip-off? Want justice? Ripoff Report® is a worldwide consumer reporting Web site and publication, by consumers, for consumers, to ... 08/29/2014 - 8:11 pm | View Website
CFPB > Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Our vision is a consumer finance market place that works for American consumers, responsible providers, and the economy as a whole. 08/29/2014 - 4:15 pm | View Website
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Elk Grove’s Double Nickel Smokehouse gets its name from the number on Chicago Bear linebacker Lance Briggs’ jersey, but it is Briggs’ childhood friend Cameron Lee who owns the majority stake in the restaurant and who calls the plays there.
California lawmakers narrowly approved a sweeping plastic bag ban Friday, leaving Gov. Jerry Brown to decide the fate of the controversial bill in an election year.
In this photo taken Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, plastic single-use bags are carried past the State Capitol in Sacramento, Calif.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has closed a coal scam case against billionaire Kumar Mangalam Birla and a former top bureaucrat that emerged in 2012 after an auditor's report on revenue loss to the exchequer from allocations of coal blocks.